‘Creed’ puts up a good fight but still places 3rd at the weekend box office

It was a pretty topsy turvy Thanksgiving weekend at the box office. Despite good efforts from both Pixar’s The Good Dinosaur and the Michael B. Jordan-led Creed, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay 2 managed to remain on top despite a 50 percent dip from last week. The Good Dinosaur had the third worst opening ever for a Pixar film, but […]

‘The Martian’ remains in orbit; stays atop the weekend box office

Matt Damon’s space epic, The Martian, made easy work of the little competiton it had at the weekend box office to easily stay in the driver’s seat for the second week in a row. With only two new entries into this week’s top ten and its only projected test coming from the Warner Bros. big budget take on the […]

‘The Perfect Guy’ holds off ‘The Visit’ for top spot at weekend box office

The Perfect Guy proved to have the perfect opening weekend, as it narrowly held off M. Night Shyamalan’s The Visit to claim the title of number one movie in America this weekend. Reports indicate that an overwhelming female audience of 68 percent helped power The Perfect Guy past The Visit with 58 percent of that audience […]

‘Straight Outta Compton’ racks 3rd week atop slow weekend box office

Though it was a close call, Straight Outta Compton managed to prevail over the surprise sleeper hit War Room to remain atop the weekend box office for a third consecutive week. With over $134 million earned at the domestic box office, Compton has officially netted a profit of over $100 million as the film’s budget was only […]

‘Minions’ finally unseats ‘Jurassic World’ at the weekend box office

Let the Minions madness begin. It was a great run for Jurassic World while it lasted but the laws of physics state that what goes up must eventually come down. After the film’s impressive month-long stay atop the weekend box office, the Chris Pratt led latest installment in the Jurassic franchise has been cut down to size by […]

‘American Sniper’ continues record-breaking reign at box office

(Photo courtesy of IMDB) Clint Eastwood’s American Sniper is proving to be one of the most surprisingly dominating movies in recent history. The gritty war drama took in $31.8 to remain in the driver’s seat this weekend. Its total was enough to dethrone the Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert Tour as best grossing […]

‘Taken 3’ dominates the weekend box office

(Photo courtesy of IMDB) After three weeks as king at the box office, The Hobbit has been taken down by Liam Neeson’s Taken 3. The third installment in the action thriller series raked in $40.4 million over the weekend to outdo Ava DuVernay’s Selma by almost $30 million. DuVernay’s critically acclaimed look at the historic […]

‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the 5 Armies’ easily captures the weekend box office

Chalk another one up for Peter Jackson as his film, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, made easy work of its second closest competitor to easily take the weekend box office. Though taking in slightly less than estimations, Hobbit’s $56.2 million was still enough to give it an impressive $350 million worldwide to dominate […]

‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay’ runs away with weekend box office

As expected, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay (Part 1) totally ran over any and all competition as it raked in over $100 million dollars more than its closest competitor over the weekend. Animated ensemble Big Hero 6 and sci-fi piece Interstellar maintained their chart position from last week holding steady at No. 2 and 3 while earning $20 million […]